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Associate Scientist Bioassay Development

Location: 

Braine L'alleud, Walloon Brabant, Belgium

Job Function:  Production
Job ID:  64879

 

JOB SUMMARY

Describe the primary purpose of this role as well as the Geographical scope (Global/Regional/Local) and any regulatory responsibilities

The Associate Scientist Bioassay Development role mainly consists in development, validation, tech transfer (to internal or external patners), analytical testing (i.e. release/stability) of potency methods (binding and cell-based) for NBE (New Biological Entities) required to support submissions in accordance with current rules and procedures.

 

 

MAJOR ACCOUNTABILITIES

Describe the main accountabilities for this role including significant tasks, responsibilities and projects

  • Perform NBE bioassay activities (including cell based and biochemical binding assays) for NBE Development projects including release and stability testing.
  • Master and provide high quality documentation (procedures, protocols, reports) of all technical work performed in the lab in accordance with data integrity requirements
    • Verify data (double check, data check)
    • Participate to the result analysis and trending
    • Present/discuss results in team meetings
  • Contribute to the implementation of new technologies/approaches when appropriate
  • Preparation of written procedures and instructions
  • Being potentially the Bioassay point of contact to the analytical project rep (APL) for a considered project

All these activities will be performed in respect of the material and premises, in compliance with the HSE/GMP rules and with the regulatory requirements for each development phase of the product.

 

 

EDUCATION & QUALIFICATION

Education & experience necessary for this role

Education Level

Describe the minimum level of education necessary for this role:

 

        Bachelor's Degree

        Master's Degree         

        Ph.D.

        Law (J.D.)

        Medical Degree (M.D.)

        Other (Describe):

 

Other Certification

 

 

        Certification (Describe):

        Registration (Describe):

        Licensure (Describe):

        Other (Specify):

 

Experience

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  • Master degree in Biology, Biochemistry, Biotechnology or any equivalent training oriented on biological molecules.
  • Strong and proven laboratory skills - – ideally, min 2 years of experience in a GMP regulated laboratory
  • A proven experience in ELISA – ideally, min 2 years of experience
  • A proven experience in cell culture (transformed cell lines adherent/suspension)  - ideally, min 2 years of experience
  • A previous experience in cell-based bioassay development is a plus

 

 

 

 

 

COMPETENCIES

Include specific skills, behaviors and knowledge necessary to meet the objectives of the role

Specific skills/competences

 

  • Expertise in analytical techniques for biologicals including manipulation of cells in the frame of cell-based and binding bioassay
  • Strong and proven laboratory skills
  • Able to proactively identify/solve technical bioassay related issues
  • Understanding of regulatory requirements and of HSE/GMP rules
  • Well organized, flexible, meticulous and rigorous (data integrity oriented)
  • Ability to integrate new concepts and to work in a multicultural environment
  • Interpersonal skills to communicate and maintain good working relationships within the team and with internal/external customers/partners.
  • Team spirit oriented and able to populate lessons learned to the other team members
  • Good knowledge of English (especially passive English: ability to read scientific documents)

 

Problem solving

 

In the lab: Full autonomy

Project-related aspects (protocol, reports, decisions): Works under scientific and managerial guidance

•    Undertakes set of documented procedures

•    Delivers results for interpretation under supervision

Personal development: Developing expertise through practical experience and directed learning

 

 

 


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